Colts coach Chuck Pagano announced Monday that backup quarterback Alex Smith will be inactive for Sunday’s game against the Pittsburgh Steelers.
The Colts announced that Smith has been placed on the physically unable to perform list with a shoulder injury and the team has declared him inactive for the Steelers’ Week 7 matchup.
The Colts lost 27-21 on Sunday.
Smith will serve as an emergency replacement.
Smith was the Colts’ starting quarterback in the season opener against the Cincinnati Bengals on Sept. 23.